Infectious Diseases

Infectious Diseases


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Increase in Multidrug-Resistant Shigellosis in the U.S. Free

Ciprofloxacin-resistant shigellosis is being brought into the U.S. by international travelers and spreading domestically, according to an MMWR study.

Drug Watch / Vaccine Watch

FDA Approves Isavuconazonium (Cresemba)

Isavuconazonium is noninferior to voriconazole for invasive aspergillosis and has efficacy for invasive mucormycosis.

HIV and ID Observations Blog

Does Scientific Language Come Across as Wishy-Washy? Free

In HIV and ID Observations, Dr. Paul Sax discusses his audio interview with “medical detective” Seth Mnookin.

Guideline Watch

Prevention and Control of Seasonal Influenza

An update to the recommendations for 2013–2014